A disaster can happen anywhere, anytime. However, some destinations experience certain types of natural disasters more often.
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Never buy, use or travel with illegal drugs when overseas.
Read more about the legislative protections designed to prevent child sex offences abroad.
Australia has reciprocal health care agreements with 11 countries. These countries provide some emergency care to Australians.
In many countries age, gender and sexual preferences can pose challenges. Understanding the culture and laws in your destination will help things go smoothly.
Read general travel advice for your community, in your language.
This brochure is designed to provide information to help you understand what consular staff in Australia and overseas can do to assist during this difficult time.
See general travel advice before you go. Learn about travel during COVID-19, laws, insurance, dual citizenship, getting help overseas and more.